Istituto Di Cultura - Sydney

Everyone needs a Father, by Stefano Pirandello Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Thursday, 19 October 2017, at 6.00 pm

Events

The Corsini Collection
The Corsini CollectionSaturday, September 02, 2017 → Sunday, January 21, 2018

A Window on Renaissance Florence The Corsini Collection is a unique exhibition drawn from one of the last privately owned Italian princely collections in Florence. It includes some of the great masters of Italian Renaissance and Baroque art including Botticelli, Bronzino, Caravaggio and more. The collection has never before...

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Flying Dreams
Flying Dreams Friday, September 15, 2017 → Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Italian Contemporary Art Exhibition The exhibition presents 14 extraordinary graphic works in limited edition, created using copperplate engraving technique (etching, aquatint, drypoint, sugarlift, carborundum), of some among the most representative Italian artists, who have obtained important acknowledgements both at...

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FORTITUDO
FORTITUDOSaturday, October 07, 2017 → Saturday, October 21, 2017

Shackleton’s Antarctic Expedition in the Endurance 1914- 1917 Through the paintings of Paola Folicaldi Suh Within the NZ Ice Fest With the exhibition Fortitudo, Italian painter Paola Folicaldi Suh brings new life to the dramatic history of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s expedition to the Antarctic in the Enduranc...

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17th Week of the Italian Language in the World
17th Week of the Italian Language in the WorldMonday, October 16, 2017 → Sunday, October 22, 2017

  On the occasion of the 17th Week of the Italian Language in the World, a series of materials have been produced dedicated to this year’s topic: Italian at the cinema, Italian in the cinema: 1. Short movie Il cinema parla Italiano – Cinema Speaks Italian The short movie is dedicated to the relation...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, October 19, 2017

La sedia della felicità, directed by Carlo Mazzacurati, 2013, 90’. La sedia della felicità is Carlo Mazzacurati's last work, by many considered his cinematic last will. Indeed, the movie somehow detaches itself from the at times dark and bitter attitude of the director, to depict once again existential...

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Launch of the translation into English of: Un padre ci vuole – Everyone Needs a Father
Launch of the translation into English of: Un padre ci vuole – Everyone Needs a FatherThursday, October 19, 2017

Comedy in three acts by Stefano Pirandello Celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Luigi Pirandello's birth 17th Week of Italian Language in the World The Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney is pleased to announce the publication of the translation into English of the comedy in three acts Un padre ci vuole (Everyone...

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Australia’s New Wave of Italian Migration: Paradise or Illusion?
Australia’s New Wave of Italian Migration: Paradise or Illusion?Thursday, October 26, 2017

Edited by Bruno Mascitelli and Riccardo Armillei Much has been said about Italian migration to Australia of the 1950s and 1960s but little is known or understood of the new, young, skilled and educated Italian migrants of the current period. This book, which is a product of more than 24 months of investigation into this...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, November 02, 2017

Noi credevamo, directed by Mario Martone, 2010, 170’. The cycle will end with Mario Martone’s colossal Noi credevamo. The film traces the stages of the process that produced Italy’s unification through the stories of three southern Italian young men affiliated to the Giovane Italia movement. The film&rs...

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Launch of CD “Rome to the Land of Australia”
Launch of CD “Rome to the Land of Australia”Friday, November 17, 2017

By Carlotta Centanni Originally from Rome, Carlotta Centanni is a highly acclaimed jazz singer and songwriter. A deeply soulful performer with a range of emotion reflecting her love and passion for nature and humanity. Carlotta's debut at the La Palma jazz club in Rome launched her music and television career in Italy...

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The Traditions of Italian Cuisine
The Traditions of Italian CuisineTuesday, November 21, 2017

  Cooking class by Gabriele Taddeucci The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to host again Italian chef Gabriele Taddeucci, who has already held a very successful series of cooking classes for the Institute, on the occasion of Second Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World, an event promoted by the Italian Mini...

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Three Italian Regions and Their Wines: Friuli, Marche and Calabria
Three Italian Regions and Their Wines: Friuli, Marche and CalabriaThursday, November 23, 2017

  Presented by Italian sommelier Piero Fonseca The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to host once again Italian sommelier Piero Fonseca, who already in 2016 held a series of seminars on Italian wines at the Institute, on the occasion of the Second Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World, an event promoted by...

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